1948-49 Football Combination Cup Match 12 Crystal Palace 0-1 Portsmouth

19490406 Official Programme Crystal Palace Away FCC
19490406 Official Programme Crystal Palace Away FCC
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Era 1945-1970 : Magnificent to Mediocre
Season 1948-49
Date Wed Apr 6, 1949
Match Type Reserve Team
Competition Football Combination Cup
Stage Match 12
Kick Off 6.30pm
Venue Selhurst Park
Weather Not known
Home Team Crystal Palace
Away Team Portsmouth
Status Completed after 90 minutes
Final Score Crystal Palace 0-1 Portsmouth
Home Scorers None
Away Scorers Bennett
Home Line Up Bumstead, Murphy, Edwards, Ross, Bassett, Saward, Bostock, Farrington, Gaillard, Mulhern, Davidson.
Away Line Up Humpston, Hall, Drummond, Elder, Bowler, Thompson, Gordon, Brown, Delapenha, Barlow, Bennett.
Match Summary A grand pass from Bert Barlow enabled Ron Bennett to grab the only goal of the game on the hour mark, to give Pompey Reserves a deserved victory in South London.